Reumofan Plus is a product that is marketed as an all-natural dietary supplements that contain several potentially harmful active pharmaceutical ingredients. These products are promoted for treating arthritis, muscle pain, osteoporosis, bone cancer, and other conditions. There are many different ingredients that are combined to make Reumofan Plus. The main ingredients of Reumofan Plus are diclofenac sodium, dexamethasone, and methocrabamol.
Diclofenac sodium is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drug that can cause increased risk of cardiovascular events, such as heart attack and stroke. Diclofenac, like many other NSAID drugs, can also lead to serious gastrointestinal (GI) adverse events, including bleeding, ulceration, and serious perforation of the stomach and intestines. The potential drug interactions that can occur with the hidden diclofenac sodium component of Reumofan Plus are serious. Consumers who take Reumofan Plus increase their risk of bleeding and the complications of bleeding. If you are taking other medication that may cause bleeding will significantly increase the risk of bleeding.
Dexamethasone is a potent corticosteroid that is manly used as an anti-inflammatory properties. Corticosteroids can reduce the body’s immune response to infection and have profound effects on various organ systems in the body. When taking Reumofan Plus and catching something as simple as the common cold, it will take longer and more effort for your body to heal itself. Dexamethasone and other corticosteroids can cause, serious infections, increased blood glucose levels, changes in blood pressure, damage to bones, psychiatric problems, and adrenal dysfunction.
In addition to the many sudden side effects that stem from the dexamethasone component of Reumofan Plus that are also many long term side effects. Sudden termination of use after long-term use or high doses can result in a withdrawal syndrome. This may include but is not limited to fatigue, nausea, low blood pressure, low blood glucose levels, fever, dizziness, muscle and joint pain, and shortness of breath.
Methocarbomal is a muscle relaxant that can cause sedation, dizziness, and low blood pressure. Methocarbomal can also damage mental and physical abilities to perform certain task. This may include tasks like driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery. The risk of injury or death is significantly increased when Reumofan Plus is taken with other medications/products that can cause these impairments.
Reumofan Plus has been studied and will continue to be looked at to make sure it is healthy. FDA has issued a public health advisory to highlight the health risks of Reumofan Plus. The side effects of this drug are so significant that many doctors would recommend other drugs before they would recommend Reumofan Plus.